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Vinson Smith inducted into the Tennessee Hall of Fame

October 3rd, 2017

At the annual Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tennessee Alliance Meeting on September 20-22nd our very own Vice President of Operations, Vinson Smith, was inducted into the Tennessee Hall of Fame and is the third inductee from Memphis in the last 55 years! Vinson is a native of Tennessee and graduated from Tennessee Technological University in 1974, he then served in the U.S. Naval Forces ... read more »

Club members can't get enough of Camp Phoenix

July 13th, 2017

Our Development Team had the opportunity last week to visit Camp Phoenix on the first day of Camp for members from our Porter Goodwill Club. We arrived at Camp, located in Sardis, Mississippi, just after lunch and received the full camp experience getting to tag along on the orientation hike that takes you through all of the grounds read more »

Announcing the 2017 Youth of the Year - Zakiyah Walker

March 20th, 2017

Zakiyah Walker named Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis Youth of the Year. Zakiyah will travel to Nashville to represent Memphis at the State Boys & Girls Clubs Youth of the Year Competition. Youth of the Year is the highest award available in the Boys & Girls Clubs organization. Six exemplary members from each Club of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis competed in ... read more »